Boise’s new coach, Harsin, impressed by Wallace

We visited with Boise State coach Bryan Harsin a little this afternoon and heard his impressions about Ole Miss and about his first Broncos team as well. Harsin was a part of the Texas staff that visited Vaught-Hemingway Stadium in

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8-22 Practice Notes

Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze talks about today’s practice. A little tendinitis for Tunsil, progress for Issac Gross and Collins Moore. He says Markell Pack has responded to the challenge to reserve receivers to elevate their games. Trey Bledsoe too. Pack

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Increasing pass rush

We visited with Dave Wommack earlier this week. The Ole Miss defensive coordinator is one of those guys with whom less is more. He doesn’t gush about his players, so when he hands out praise it carries a lot of

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Friday Morning Update

Spanning the globe on a Friday morning … Former Auburn coach Gene Chizik tells USA Today he’s joining the SEC Network as an analyst. Maybe he’ll be really good, but I don’t recall Chizik having a personality that just screamed

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Talking SEC Football

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Mr. Reliable

Re-filing this link from Kevin Scarbinsky of He’s writing about the durability of Alabama quarterbacks through the years and notes that only Alabama and Ole Miss, among SEC teams, had the same starting QB in every game. Wallace, in fact,

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Finalizing the depth chart

As much as depth charts are ever final. Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze named a starting center on Wednesday and also a kicker for short field goals and PATs. Punting and long field goals still pending. He also challenged some

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Thursday Morning Update

Spanning the globe on a Thursday morning … Interesting release by the SEC on Wednesday that addressed its efforts to improve fan experience for its fans in league stadiums. There has been so much attention placed on getting the SEC

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Robert Nkemdiche’s growth

Hugh Freeze was asked earlier today “how different” Robert Nkemdiche is this year than last. His response was not about Nkemdiche on the field. Freeze: “I hope through all of our character training programs we do and our core values

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8-20 Practice Notes

Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze says there will be punishment for freshman WR Sammie Epps. He says he hasn’t decided what that punishment will be but that Epps, arrested for driving without a license and marijuana possession, is likely to

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After Camp Update

The Rebels will be on the practice field around 10 with visitation to follow. We’ll have updates here. As focus turns to Boise State the camp portion of preseason — where teams focus primarily on their own improvement — is

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Wednesday Morning Update

Spanning the globe on a Wednesday morning … Interesting numbers here on the NFL’s longer PAT experiment for preseason: Final tally for preseason 33-yard extra point experiment: 125/133 = 93.98% 2013 accuracy rate for kickers on extra points: 99.5% — Field

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Hilton says he can handle double duty

In the last two practices open for partial media view, Mike Hilton has been a Huskie one day, a cornerback the next. That’s a lot of moving back and forth, but he says he can handle it. “They make sure I’m

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